Ploughing competition
Sep 27th 2021

Before the EUROPEA-family got together in Switzerland, Youth Ploughing Competition occurred in Estonia. Olustvere School of Service and Rural Economics organised a wonderful competition for students and professionals. 8 countries (Austria, Denmark, Estonia, France, Latvia, Netherlands, Slovakia,  Ukraine) were represented in students competition. About the results… The competition had two records – national and international. […]

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Queen Máxima of the Netherlands at Yuverta: ‘VET graduates are crucial to the country’
Sep 14th 2021

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands visited Yuverta to open the vocational education and training year 2021-2022.  “What happens here at the VET schools is of the utmost importance for the whole of the Netherlands,” said Máxima. In a speech addressed to students and teachers, the Queen spoke of their important role during the corona crisis. […]

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Nordwin College is now Aeres
Sep 12th 2021

Education organization puts ‘everything on green’! Nordwin College will now continue under the name Aeres. In 2020, Nordwin College and Aeres merged and cooperated to form a single agricultural training center. The organization now continues under one name, with a clear choice for green. By merging, Aeres and Nordwin College have formed one strong education […]

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Sustainable Intensification in Dairy Farming
Sep 11th 2021

Yesterday 10/09/2021, Louise Højsgaard-Mikkelsen, dairy teacher at Bygholm Agricultural College (DK), conducted an international online seminar: Sustainable Intensification in Dairy Farming. Louise highlighted key points in the Danish strategy for developing a sustainable intensification in dairy farming. Did you know that 85% of the greenhouse gas emission from one liter milk at your table occurs […]

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September 10 >> Online seminar for dairy farmers !!
Sep 3rd 2021

You are invited for an online (ZOOM) event on Friday 10th September 12.00-14.00 (Copenhagen time): “Sustainable Intensification in Dairy Farming: A Pathway for Maximizing Output in Belarus’ Dairy Farms” The aim of the seminar is to inspire dairy production professionals to engage further in building their knowhow to support the development of sustainable intensification in dairy […]

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Green VET Summer in Hungary
Aug 22nd 2021

From Hungary Have you ever wondered what Green VET teachers and students usually do during the summer? Go to the beach, travel for holidays? Well, they might as well do that too, yes. However, one thing is for sure: they all have to take their share of the compulsory summer practical training. That means lots […]

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EUROPEA DK stays in touch with its members
Aug 13th 2021

EUROPEA DK does everything to keep in touch with its members !! This year, the annual meeting for Agriculture Educations will be held from 19 – 20 of August at Nordjyllands Landbrugsskole, Lundbæk. Each year from 200 to 250 teachers and headmasters of all Agricultural school in DK are participating in 2 days meeting. This […]

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EPLUG: Schools and Companies Should Work Together
Aug 8th 2021

Biodiversity course as a part of EPLUG project Why was the cooperation between school and company important? Over the past few weeks, staff from Green Academy Aarhus have been working together with OK Nygaard employees on a biodiversity course. The first course took place 2nd of June 2021. We can’t stress enough to importance of […]

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An Unusual Academic Year
Aug 6th 2021

From the Czech Republic This school year was definitely different due to the Covid pandemic. Students and teachers have been in contact mostly only through online platforms and all terms have been postponed. The same was true for the final and graduation exams. Despite all the complications, most students managed to successfully complete their studies […]

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Meet Bethany, the award winning young shepherdess!
Jul 24th 2021

From the UK Have you heard of Chris Lewis Award ?? Here comes the chance to improve your knowledge about prizes that support young farmers in the UK! “The biennial Chris Lewis Award is presented in memory of its namesake, a respected livestock farmer who was known for supporting young people.”(Eastern Daily Press, June 24) […]

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